Geography of Kuwait

Geography of Kuwait

General information about Kuwait The official name is the State of Kuwait (Daulat al Kuwait – State of Kuwait). Located in the northeast of the Arabian Peninsula on the coast of the Persian Gulf, in the southwestern part of Asia. The area is 17.82 thousand km2, the population is 2.111 million people. (2002). The official language is Arabic. The capital is the city of Al-Kuwait (about 1.1 million people, 2000).…

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Kuwait Children and School

Kuwait Children

Do the children go to school in Kuwait? A school was founded in Kuwait as early as 1911, and from 1954, after the country had made its fortune through oil production, a lot of money was invested in education and compulsory schooling of at least eight years was introduced. In the meantime, the mandatory number has been increased to nine years. But it wasn’t until Kuwait became independent, in 1961,…

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